Rory Burns 3 All over the place, out of form, and his balance disturbed still further perhaps by the Lord’s slope. But he showed a strong mind last winter - and is there anybody else? … [Read more...] about England vs Ireland, Scyld Berry’s ratings: Who made their case for the Ashes in tumultuous victory?
Apr vs rate
The unexpected success of Deadpool, as well as its own scathing reviews, meant that the R-rated comedy sequel Zoolander 2 floundered at the box office, with just $15.7m on its debut in fourth place. Ben Stiller’s return to the role of the intellectually challenged male model Derek Zoolander was beaten by the Dakota Johnson/Rebel Wilson romantic comedy How to be Single, which opened with $18.8m in third. The Guardian’s Nigel M Smith described the latter as “silly and fun until it wears out its welcome,” adding: “Johnson comes out unscathed with a naturalistic performance that provides a wonderful counter to Rebel Wilson’s brazenly outlandish turn as her boozing best pal.” … [Read more...] about Deadpool scores highest ever opening for R-rated movie at US box office
More than claiming the three lightweight titles on the line – World Boxing Association, World Boxing Organisation and vacant World Boxing Council baubles – or indeed the Ring Magazine gong, bestowed on the best in each weight category, a victory over “The Matrix” for Hull’s Campbell would etch him into folklore. … [Read more...] about Vasyl Lomachenko vs Luke Campbell fight preview: ‘We both believe we are the best – now it is time to find out’
Her arrival at CBS will come just in time to further pit CBS News up against NBC News - which will reportedly introduce newly acquired Megyn Kelly to their Sunday night lineup with a competitor newsmagazine show. … [Read more...] about Oprah vs Megyn: Winfrey named as a ‘special contributor’ for ’60 Minutes’ just as Kelly arrives at NBC
'Indeed, Mr. Hoppy has sent hundreds of escalating texts and emails to Ms. Frankel, her assistants and her boyfriend, demanding that she meet with Mr. Hoppy unnecessarily, stating that 'I'll never go away' and that '[y]ou left me no choice but to go to extremes', claiming that her 'definition of harassment is comical' and that he will 'continue to communicate with [her] as [he] see[s] fit', requesting copies of her life insurance policy, and telling her that 'I'll pray for you.' … [Read more...] about Bethenny Frankel’s ex Jason Hoppy ‘stalked her for years, sent hundreds of harassing emails, and then threatened to destroy her in confrontation that left her fearing for her life prior to arrest’